So the first three eps are out. Pretty good so far with the Space Cabbie ep being the best and the Firestorm ep a little too heavy on exposition. It definitely feels like it could fit with the old DCAU without firmly committing to the continuity.
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Posted 03 December 2016 - 09:26 PM
Posted 03 December 2016 - 09:36 PM
Timm is involved... so decent story and exposition will be present, and generally hanging together pretty well over the long term. Liking what I've seen so far. I'm also generally curious about the 11 minute cartoons of late (not just TTG and this, but steven universe and adventure time as well.) but hey, seems to work, and something you can watch in it's entirety during a smoke break is pretty awesome.
Posted 03 December 2016 - 11:26 PM
I'd rather accept this as it's own thing than yet another DCAU thing, to be honest.
That universe is done for me.
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Posted 07 December 2016 - 11:44 PM
I enjoyed it, as a short little action-oriented thing goes. It's very Brave and the Bold in character choices, which I approve of. The animation in the first two was mediocre, though it got better.
Honestly, I'm not looking for heavy story in this, and I'm not hoping for it. Nothing can top the DCAU. I just want short little action romps, something lacking from TTG and PPG, aka what should be "superhero" shows.
Ranking the episodes so far best to worst:
- the Firestorm one (goddang Nuclear Family)
- the Space Cabbie one
- the Joker one
- the Swamp Thing one (purely because Swamp Thing)
- the first one
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Posted 19 December 2016 - 10:55 PM
Posted 20 December 2016 - 01:51 PM
I watched the hour premier on CN and...eh. The tone feels to me like an unsatisfying middle ground between Justice Leage Unlimited and Batman: The Brave and the Bold.
I might watch a couple more episodes but I don't think it's going to win me over.
Posted 20 December 2016 - 03:57 PM
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